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Welcome to the Historical Society of the Tonawandas
At the Western Gateway to the Erie Canal

Museum & Homestead Closed Except By Appointment Here
Forty Years of Stewardship Here

Benjamin Long Homestead

1829

Museum property in Erie County, NY, USA, operated by Historical Society of the Tonawandas.

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Resource Center Established 2014

Museum property in Erie County, NY, USA, operated by Historical Society of the Tonawandas.

Houses artifacts and collections in clean, safe storage, research rooms, conference room, work area, photo studio.

126 Broad Street, Tonawanda, NY, USA.

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Museum

1886

New York Central Railroad Station

Museum property in Erie County, NY, USA, operated by Historical Society of the Tonawandas.

Museum and General Offices.

113 Main Street, Tonawanda, NY, USA.

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Museum Hours

Benjamin Long Homestead

Open by appointment Thursday through Sunday until October 4, 2020. COVID-19 procedures strictly followed. Masks required. Hand sanitizer provided. Tours limited to one per day so cleaning can be done properly.

Groups limited to not more than 4 adults. Admission $4 for those over age 14. Children 14 and under admitted free. For further information or to make an appointment, contact Carole Barnard at 716-913-3452. Call or text at least 48 hours in advance of the desired tour date.

Due to the pandemic, the Museum will be open by appointment only until further notice. Please email or call for information or to schedule an appointment.

Museum Phone: 716-694-7406
email: tonahist@gmail.com

Contact Carole Barnard at 716-913-3452


Official Home:  The Historical Society of the Tonawandas, Inc.
Museum and General Office:  113 Main Street, Tonawanda, NY, 14150-2129
(716) 694-7406     Email  tonahist@gmail.com
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